Marcus developed an interest in firearms as a young kid in upstate New York.He began with a Crosman .177 caliber pellet gun that he used ot shoot cans in his back yard. A nature lover from a young age, Marcus spent his time in the woods with friends shooting, hunting, biking, and having paintball wars. The first true firearm he ever fired was an M1 Garand when he was 12 years old, and from then his interest in firearms took off.
Marcus enjoys historical firearms, particularly cap and ball revolvers of the Civil War era. Regardless, he enjoys firearms of all varieties and believes that a basic knowledge of firearms is an essential skill that everyone should have. Getting started in the field of firearms and self-defense can seem daunting, his advice to you is to take one step at a time and learn gradually. Understanding and learning about firearms is a long process that takes time and dedication. No one can go at it alone and Marcus wants to educate shooters of all experience levels about the subject.
Aside from being an instructor and Range Safety Officer at Green Valley Range, Marcus is a student at UNLV. He enjoys hiking in the mountains and deserts of Southern Nevada. In his free time, he is either shooting, hunting, hiking, photographing wildlife, or reading. Call, text, or email him and he will be happy to hear from you.